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Quick Details

  • Long float departures stop at noon.
  • Short trip departures stop at 3 p.m.
  • Tandem kayak cost is for two guests
  • Prices are per person
  • Customers are allowed to bring one dog on rafts or kayaks for a fee of $15.
Short Float
Weekdays Per person
Weekends & Holidays Per person
Long Float
Weekdays Per person
Weekends & Holidays Per person
Dog Fee

Go Kayaking on the Illinois River

  • Riverbend Floats is the newest outfitter on the scenic Illinois River!
  • Our boats and equipment are fresh and clean.
  • We float the most scenic section of the Illinois River.
  • Our goal is for you and your group or family to have an amazing river experience. Be happy and enjoy the ride!
  • Lowest prices on the river!
  • Float to your car.
  • Parking is adjacent to our landing.
  • No bus ride at the end of your float.
  • Later departure times.

What to Bring

  • Tennis or water shoes
  • Sunscreen

Additional Information

  • Please note that floats are approximate times.
  • All boats are due at our landing no later than 7 p.m.
  • Limit one 50-quart or smaller ice chest per boat.

Kayaks do have space for a small cooler. Please bring a strap to secure the cooler.